City AM reports on Collyer Bristow’s hire of Christopher Rennie-Smith

City AM has reported on Christopher Rennie-Smith’s move to Collyer Bristow’s intellectual property (IP) team.

Rennie-Smith has spent the last 15 years working as a senior judge of the Boards of Appeal of the European Patent Office (EPO) in Munich, and will be joining the firm as a consultant in June.

Along with a wealth of IP experience, he brings with him a strong European network of patent and trademark attorney contacts, as well as a detailed knowledge of the EPO appeals process.